Small 45mm Large 50mm These come with a free stand The most common minerals in the garnet group include almandine, pyrope, spessartine, andradite, grossular, and uvarovite. This is Almandine Garnet with its earthly impassioned red and hues of brown. Almandine is an iron alumina garnet, Hardness (Mohs hardness scale): 7.5 – 8.5. Garnet cleanses and re-energises the chakras. It revitalises, purifies and balances energy, It represents primordial fire, the creation of the world out of chaos, purification and love. Resonating with the Sacral and Root Chakra.